Early Colonial Settlers of Southern Maryland and Virginia's Northern Neck Counties

Sarah Craik

Female 1764 - 1800  (35 years)


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  • Name Sarah Craik 
    Born 11 Nov 1764  Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 17 Mar 1800  Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I056770  Tree1
    Last Modified 11 Jun 2019 

    Father James Dr. Craik,   b. Feb 1729/30, Arbigland, Dumfries, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Feb 1814, 'Vaucluse' Fairfax County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 83 years) 
    Mother Marianne Ewell,   b. 1740, 'Bel Air' Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1814, 'Vaucluse' Fairfax County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Married 13 Nov 1760  Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • place of marriage not proved
    Family ID F22525  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Daniel Dr. Jenifer,   b. 1756, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Aug 1809, Charles County, Maryland - Inventory Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years) 
    Married 25 Jan 1785  Fairfax County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Anne Jenifer,   b. 1788, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1814, Baltimore, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 26 years)
     2. Daniel 'of St. Thomas' Jenifer,   b. 1789, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1822, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 33 years)
     3. Daniel Jenifer,   b. 15 Apr 1791, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Dec 1855, Mulberry Grove, Port Tobacco, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years)
     4. Walter Hanson Jenifer,   b. 1792, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1832, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 40 years)
     5. Mariamne Craik Jenifer,   b. 1798, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Mar 1818, Rose Hill, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 20 years)
    Last Modified 11 Jun 2019 
    Family ID F25416  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      VIRGINIA GENEALOGIES p 342

      iii. SARAH, b. ; d. ; m. Jan. 25, 1785, Daniel Jenifer, Jr., M. D., b. 1756; 1809 ; son of Daniell and Elizabeth (Hanson) Jenifer, Kent County, Md. (Dan. ie13, Danie1,2 Daniel') ; comm'd Surg. Continental Line, Aug. 26, 1776; sdrved until 1782 ; rank recorded as "Surgeon to the General Hospital". Mem. Md. Soc. Cincinnati.
      Child. i. Betty, b. 1785 ; d. s. 1809.
      ii. Elizabeth, b. 1787 ; d. inf.
      iii. Ann, b. 1788 ; d. 1814 ; m. Jno. B. Morris, Balta., Md, Mr. Morris m. (II.) Hollingsworth; had Nancy, m. Jan. 26, 1857, Hon. Henry Winter Davis. (BROWN, No. 46, p. 166.)
      iv. Daniel of St. Thomas, b. 1789 ; d. s. p. 1822.
      v. Daniel, b. Apr. 15, 1791 ; d. Dec. 18, 1855 ; m. Eliza Tripp Campbell, Charles County, Md.
      vi. Walter Hanson, b. 1792 ; d. 1832; in Helen Patton.
      vii. Mariamne, b. 1797 ; d. s. p. 1818. (For later descents see Hanson's Old Kent
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      Charles County Land Records 1782-1786; Liber Z#3; Page 252. Apr 3, 1786 from Ann Jenifer of CC, to Daniel Jenifer Jr of CC. Whereas Daniel Jenifer Sr of CC, by CC deed dated last Feb 4, conveyed a lot of land which he, sd Daniel Jenifer, purchased of Capt John Mitchell, so as to include a small dwelling house, the stable, carriage house, and the house in which Sarah Smith now resides, but not to encroach on the back street farther than where the post and rail fence now run, to sd Ann Jenifer for life, with remainder unto sd Daniel jenifer Jr in fee simple, and the parties to these presents have come to agreement to divide the sd lot and that the sd Ann Jenifer convey to sd Daniel Jenifer Jr, a fee simple estate in one part thereof, supposed to be one moiety thereof, and that the sd Daniel Jenifer jr convey to sd Ann Jenifer a fee simple estate in the other part thereof, supposed to be one moiety thereof. Therefore, this deed witnesses that the sd Ann Jenifer grants to sd Daniel Jenifer Jr, all that part of the afd lot, supposed to be one moiety thereof, being the northward part thereof, and on which now stands a stable, carriage house, and a small tenement. And Ann Jenifer gets the southward part of the lot, on which now stands a small dwelling house or store house. Signed - Ann Jenifer, Dan Jenifer Jr. Wit - Saml Hanson Jr, Bent Dyson (CC Justices), M.J. Stone. Sarah Jenefer, wife to the sd Daniel Jenifer Jr, relinquished her right of dower to the lands within mentioned. Recorded May 10, 1786.

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